Sweet Land of Liberty

Sweet Land of Liberty by Nat Hentoff

November 12, 2014

Not Only Did Obama Lose (Hooray Constitution), but So Did Abortion

In addition to rescuing the Constitution from Barack Obama, there was another vitally essential issue addressed in the midterm elections. Last week, Carol Tobias, National Right to Life president, triumphantly explained: "As we witnessed Tuesday, in election after election, National Right to... continue

November 04, 2014

The Continuing Collapse of the First Amendment. Do You Care?

This nation's leading rescuer of the First Amendment arguing before the Supreme Court, attorney Floyd Abrams, now warns of another rising danger. Speaking on Oct. 23 at the 15th anniversary of FIRE (Foundation for Individual Rights in Education), he warned the only organization as actively... continue

October 15, 2014

Securing Individual Education of Students and Teachers Simultaneously

I've been reporting on educational developments for more than 65 years, but very seldom have I been as heartened by a discovery as in a September Cleveland Plain Dealer report from Rocky River, Ohio. In it, Jennifer Norman, the executive director of pupil services for the Rocky River City... continue

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